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Hi

How are you? Which one is correct? Please explain your reasons.

She still has nightmares from .........  up in a small dark cupboard for hours last year.

a) locking

b) having locked

c) being locked

d) having been locked

Thank you

Hame

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She still has nightmares from .........  up in a small dark cupboard for hours last year.

a) locking

b) having locked

c) being locked

d) having been locked
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I would prefer (c). She still has nightmares from (her) being locked  up   in a small dark cupboard for hours last year.
Or: Having been locked up in a ..., she still has [or, suffers from] nightmares.

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Those related to general and creative writings, usage, grammar, sentence construct, conversational English, etc. We also advise on ways to improve language skills, creative write-ups, grammar, phonetics, accent, spoken English, interview handling tips, group discussion, debating, public speaking, etc.

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I have been the co-ordinator of Easy Elite English, which delas in training youth in English Speaking and Communication Skills, Writing, Public Speaking, Debating, etc. I develop teaching materials, both audio-visuals as well as text, and also am the head of faculty training.

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I have several blogs and e-publications. Published poems and short stories in national dailies, international magazines and e-zines. Author of ICSE Computer Applications - school textbook for Class X students.

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After my graduation, did special research online on teaching English [spelling, pronunciation, sentence construct, etc] to elementary children. Now I have the qualification to conduct online classes. Member of several global English Learning and Teaching Centers as well as Honorary teacher at LEWWWP.

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Regarded as the most helpful voluntary teacher in several sites. Got the best Faculty Trainers Award from EEE.

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Now I am self-employed, other than working as a Content developer and faculty Training and Placement Head for EEE and Integrated Youth education Resource. A voluntary teacher at Learning English With World Wide Perspective.

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